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Scandinavian Women Writers: An Anthology from the 1880s to the 1980s Ingrid Clareus

Scandinavian Women Writers: An Anthology from the 1880s to the 1980s

Ingrid Clareus

Published September 7th 1989
ISBN : 9780313258848
Hardcover
246 pages
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 About the Book 

Scandinavian Women Writers presents short stories written by the leading women writers of the last century. Their stories deal with the everyday problems of Scandinavian women including womens dependency on her husband, hypocrisy of the church,MoreScandinavian Women Writers presents short stories written by the leading women writers of the last century. Their stories deal with the everyday problems of Scandinavian women including womens dependency on her husband, hypocrisy of the church, the womens suffrage movement, career and family, marriage problems, unwed motherhood, and divorce. Each chapter includes a biographical introduction about the author followed by a translation of the authors story or excerpt from a larger work. A short note about each translator is included at the end of the book.Each chapter includes a biographical introduction about the author followed by a translation of the authors story or excerpt from a larger work. A short note about each translator is included at the end of the book. This book is appropriate for courses in Womens Studies, Women Writers, and Scandinavian Literature. It will be of particular interest to those who find the Womens Rights Movement fascinating.